Central Montco Technical High School

For the Arts, Sciences and Technology

Health Care Sciences

Course Description
The Health Care Sciences Program offers a core academic curriculum and skill-based competency tasks linked to careers in the health care industry. This program provides the knowledge base for Health Care Sciences careers by preparing the student to enter the health care system.  
This program also provides the student with the necessary cognitive skills including communication methods, anatomy and physiology, medical terminology and the skills necessary for assisting in community health care facilities.

Topics of study include anatomy and physiology, medical ethics, medical terminology, nursing skills, leadership and employment skills, clinical experience, CPR and first aid.

The clinical experience the students receive is an integral part of the program; providing the students with the laboratory setting to perfect their procedures and hands-on experience in local health care agencies as well as helping them to develop communication skills that are essential in today’s job market.

Click here to access the Program Task List.
Related Occupations
Radiological Technologist
Surgical Technician
Physical Therapy Assistant
Medical Records Technician
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Medical Secretary
Home Health Aide
Certified Nurse Aide
Electrocardiogram Technician
Respiratory Technician
Pharmacy Technician
Veterinary Assistant